- Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, shopkick, USA
Formerly with McKinsey & Co., working with global media, software and high-tech players. 1999, co-founded 12snap, a mobile marketing and entertainment company. At CBS, Founder and EVP, CBS Mobile, resp. for mobile entertainment, sports and news. Created US industry firsts such as location-based mobile advertising. One year at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB) as Entrepreneur-in-Residence: 2009, co-founded shopkick, backed by KPCB's iFund and Reid Hoffman/Greylock. Patents in mobile and retail technologies. Technology Pioneer 2013, World Economic Forum. First Lion Awards for mobile concepts, Cannes. 2007 and 2008, recipient with team of only Emmy Award nominations for Mobile.